Monuments and Other Things that change.
Several Attempts at titling a Photograph.
A film in the works
Film Still from Monuments and Other Things That Change…

Monuments and Other Things that Change. Several Attempts at Titling a Photograph. A Film in the Works, at once an experimental documentary, an essay, and two sculptures, in which I give four titles and four narratives to an untitled, anonymous image of a monument to Lenin in the Kyrgyz Republic.

Untitled, Anonymous, ca. 1970 courtesy of Kyrgyz National Archives, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts at Harvard University, 2018
Van Every/Smith Galleries, 2017
Smack Melon, NYC, 2015
Making Space: Futures of Visual Anthropology Conference,
Temple University, 2014

Related works:
Monuments and Other Things That Change, an essay for Monument Culture
Squishy Lenin (Stress Ball)
Lenin Balancing
Samizdat “Good-bye Lenin!”
Lenin Lives